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SNUGS: Special Needs Undergraduate Swim Lessons

SNUGS is a non-profit, national organization, with a student group chapter of the organization at the University of Pennsylvania. The group’s core mission will focus on decreasing the number of drownings amongst children with special needs, which is the #1 cause of death for children with intellectual disabilities.

Why you should sign up:
1. SNUGS provides free swim lessons. They are personalized one-on-one lessons to provide water safety and technique to children of all experience levels.
2. SNUGS is a well-established organization currently active at Yale University, University of California-Davis, Amherst College, Cornell University, Georgetown University, Rutgers University, MIT, and Wagner College and are still expanding.
3. Trained and experienced volunteer swim instructors are all undergraduate students at the University of Pennsylvania and are ready to cater specifically to every child’s needs.

  • Where: Pottruck Health and Fitness Center in University City Philadelphia
  • When: Sundays, starting early October
  • Time: TBA

To sign up, please fill out this google form: https://forms.gle/PeHKVYJUfpZXYLa77
Required forms for above: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1Azb_WOPrLrewEHXnIy2JMyjjnVLm3QXC93kPE8a5yJc/edit?usp=sharing 

For more information:
Email: penn@snugsnational.org
Visit: snugsnational.org
Facebook: @SnugsNational
Insta: @SnugsAtPenn or @SnugsNational

Upcoming Dates

  • Sunday, October 31, 2021

Past Dates

  • Sunday, October 3, 2021
  • Sunday, October 10, 2021
  • Sunday, October 17, 2021
  • Sunday, October 24, 2021


Pottruck Health and Fitness Center in University City Philadelphia

3701 Walnut St, Philadelphia, PA
Philadelphia PA, 19104


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